Reflection Session (left to right: Prof. Dr. Ingrid Oborn, Dr. Dian Sukmajaya, Dr. Preecha Ongprasert, Mr. Dinh Van Tuyen, and Dr. Eri Indrawan)
AWG-SF participated in the Social Forestry Festival that held in Jakarta, 6-8 September 2017. As part of the 50 years ASEAN Anniversary, the AWG-SF organized the ASEAN Session, that discussed the cooperation on social forestry in ASEAN Countries. The session was moderated by Prof. Dr. Ingrid Oborn, ICRAF Regional Coordinator Southeast Asia meanwhile on the panel: Dr. Dian Sukmajaya of ASEAN Secretariat, Dr. Preecha Ongprasert of Royal Forest Department, Thailand, in the capacity as AWG-SF Chair, Dr. Eri Indrawan of Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Indonesia, in the capacity as AWG-SF Indonesia focal point and AWG-SF lead country, and Mr. Dinh Van Tuyen, Vietnam Administration of Forestry, in the capacity as AWG-SF Vice-chair.
Besides the seminar, AWG-SF collaborated with other ASEAN Working Group under ASOF and ASOEN , participated on the exhibition under the name: Kampong ASEAN. The exhibition displayed the achievement of the cooperation thus far.